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SHS Medical Assistant - Per Diem at University of California - Riverside

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Type: Part Time
Location: Riverside, California





Job Description:

SHS MEDICAL ASSISTANT - PER DIEM

JOB NUMBER
FULL/PART TIME
SCHEDULE
SALARY

201903269781
.43% Part Time
8AM - 5PM
$52,346 - $52,346

POSITION INFORMATION

To assist physicians and professional nursing staff in providing care and treatment of patients. To assist front office staff as needed in patient registration, appointments, and record keeping. To maintain and clean equipment, to keep an inventory of supplies, and be responsible for ordering supplies.

This is a per diem position and may work up to 43% of time. In addition, this is a one year position with the possibility of extension with available funding at the time.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Certification from an accredited medical assistant program.

At least one year of experience as a Medical Assistant in a medical practice.

Knowledge of correct usage and spelling of medical terminology and medical equipment.

Ability to work quickly and accurately and to communicate and interact cooperative with patients and all personnel in facility.
Performs duties in a professional manner, and put patient at ease.

Familiarity with universal precautions, handling of biohazardous waste, specimen identification and transport.
Ability to identify potential risk management concerns and provide options to resolve.

Familiarity with universal precautions, handling of biohazardous waste, specimen identification and transport.
Ability to identify potential risk management concerns and provide options to resolve.

Ability to use good judgment in deciding when to seek clarification and assistance and be able to handle many tasks at once, judging what tasks may take priority.

Ability to use good judgment in deciding when to seek clarification and assistance and be able to handle many tasks at once, judging what tasks may take priority.

Ability to safely lift and move 40 lbs; to stand on feet for long periods of time; work alone for periods that may exceed the normal 8 hour work day, with variable break and lunch times.

Clinical duties require a reasonable level of manual dexterity and visual and auditory acuity. Must have written evidence to validate training and competency as a medical assistant (i.e., certification of completion of a medical assistant training program, or a letter from supervising physician/podiatrist).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

2 years experience working as a medical assistant in a student health center setting.

Familiar with the software Point and Click

Knowledge of and proficiency in using a PC.

Able to problem solve and mulit-task with ease.

Team player and positive attitude.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

* UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."

* Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

* In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries.

* UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.

* In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview

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